Security Engineer in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

Security Engineers in Washington, District of Columbia take home an average $89K per year. The vast majority (88 percent) of Washington Security Engineers who answered the questionnaire are male. Medical and dental benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn vision coverage. Job satisfaction for Security Engineers in Washington is high. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$64,059 - $122,892
$64K
$89K
$120K
MEDIAN: $88,842
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$64,059 - $122,892  
   
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$0.00 - $7,891  
Profit Sharing
$4,500  
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$65,931 - $122,863  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50

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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
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Key Stats for Security Engineer

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Security Engineer Salaries

▲30%

▲18%

National Average
$90,000

▼17%

Skills That Affect Security Engineer Salaries

Network Security Management
▲12%


Security Policies and Procedures
▼0%

Security Intrusion Detection
▼0%

National Average
$90,000



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
no benefits
None: 9%
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